On 19 May, a number of people important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs either died or were born.
- 1931 - Actor James Greene was born.
- 1935 - Actor Michael Wisher was born.
- 1939 - Actor James Fox was born.
- 1944 - Actor Colin Spaull was born.
- 1947 - Actor Michael Cochrane was born.
- 1982 - Writer Elwyn Jones died.
- 1988 - Actor Lily Cole was born.
- 1992 - Actor Eleanor Tomlinson was born.
- 2002 - Actor Arnold Chazen died.
- 2006 - Producer and script editor Peter Bryant died.